2018 LG Award Presented to Dr. Joanne Keselman

September 14, 2018 at Government House, IPAC Manitoba in partnership with her Honour Janice Filmon celebrated an outstanding career in public administration.  Lieutenant Governor Filmon presented Dr. Joanne Keselman the Manitoba Lieutenant Governor's Award for Excellence in Public Administration  This award is presented annually to a public sector practitioner whose career exhibits the highest standard of … Continue reading 2018 LG Award Presented to Dr. Joanne Keselman

Planning the 2019 IPAC National Conference: Reflections from Québec City

As IPAC Manitoba plans the 2019 IPAC National Conference, we explore what it's like for a regional group to plan a 400-500 person conference that is international in scope.  This month, IPAC Manitoba Board Chair Jessica Drakul reflects on her experience attending the 2018 IPAC National Conference in Québec City.   In the third week of … Continue reading Planning the 2019 IPAC National Conference: Reflections from Québec City

Planning for Winnipeg, 2019: An Interview with Conference Chair Calvin Hawley

As IPAC Manitoba plans the 2019 IPAC National Conference, we explore what it's like for a regional group to plan a 400-500 person conference that is international in scope.  This month, an interview with conference chair Calvin Hawley .   What motivates someone to take on chairing a national conference? I feel very strongly that we … Continue reading Planning for Winnipeg, 2019: An Interview with Conference Chair Calvin Hawley

BLOG: A skeptic considers the meaning of “public service”

IPAC Chat is a monthly series prepared by members of the board of the Manitoba regional group of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada. This month’s post is prepared by IPAC Manitoba Communications Chair Emmet Collins.  Emmet is a policy analyst and French Language Services Coordinator with Manitoba Families as well as an Adjunct … Continue reading BLOG: A skeptic considers the meaning of “public service”

BLOG: Winnipeg Whiteout – An Opportunity to Change the Perception

IPAC Chat is a monthly series prepared by members of the board of the Manitoba regional group of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada. This month’s post is prepared by IPAC Manitoba Board member, Laurie Monk. Laurie holds a Masters in Public Administration and is the manager of the Lighthouses Program with Manitoba Justice. … Continue reading BLOG: Winnipeg Whiteout – An Opportunity to Change the Perception

IPAC Manitoba 2018 AGM

March 27, join IPAC Manitoba for our Annual General Meeting, featuring a keynote address by Loretta Ross, Treaty Relations Commissionner for Manitoba. When: March 27, 5-7PM Where: Golden Boy Dining Room, Manitoba Legislature Register here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/o/ipac-manitoba-14975429310 IPAC AGM 2018 Poster March 27

BLOG: THE ROLE AND FUTURE OF MANITOBA’S NON-PROFIT SECTOR

IPAC Chat is a monthly series prepared by members of the board of the Manitoba regional group of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada. This month’s post is prepared by IPAC Manitoba Board member, Bob Chrismas. Bob has been serving in the Winnipeg Police Service for 28 years and recently completed his PhD in … Continue reading BLOG: THE ROLE AND FUTURE OF MANITOBA’S NON-PROFIT SECTOR

BLOG: Reflections on Supporting a Bilingual Public Service

IPAC Chat is a monthly series prepared by members of the board of the Manitoba regional group of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada. This month’s post is prepared by IPAC Manitoba Communications Chair Emmet Collins.  Emmet is a policy analyst and French Language Services Coordinator with Manitoba Families as well as an Adjunct … Continue reading BLOG: Reflections on Supporting a Bilingual Public Service

BLOG: Transitioning From Academia to Government

IPAC Chat is a monthly series prepared by members of the board of the Manitoba regional group of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada. This month’s post is prepared by IPAC Manitoba Communications Chair Emmet Collins.  Emmet is a policy analyst and French Language Services Coordinator with Manitoba Families as well as an Adjunct … Continue reading BLOG: Transitioning From Academia to Government